SOURCE: Genco Shipping & Trading Limited

August 11, 2005 13:22 ET

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Announces Second Quarter 2005 Conference Call and Webcast

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 11, 2005 -- Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NASDAQ: GSTL) announced today that it will hold a conference call to discuss the Company's results for the second quarter of 2005. It will also be broadcast live over the Internet.

What:

Second Quarter 2005 Conference Call and Webcast

When:

Thursday, August 18, 2005 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time

Where:

There are two ways to access the call:

Dial-in: (866) 770-7146; Passcode: 96910853

Please dial in at least 10 minutes prior to 8:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to ensure a prompt start to the call.

Live webcast: http://www.gencoshipping.com

If you are unable to participate at this time, a replay of the call will be available until August 31, 2005 at (888) 286-8010. Enter the code 71424578 to access the audio replay.

The webcast will also be archived on the Company's website: http://www.gencoshipping.com.

Please confirm your attendance via e-mail to mangjeli@igbir.com or contact Apostolos Zafolias at (646) 443-8525.

About Genco Shipping & Trading Limited

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited is an international drybulk shipping company that owns a fleet of five Panamax, six Handymax and five Handysize drybulk carriers, with an aggregate carrying capacity of approximately 790,000 dwt.

Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    Leon Berman
    Principal
    The IGB Group
    212-477-8438